Criminology & Criminal Justice
Research interest(s)/area of expertise
- Police decision-makingPolice use of forceMedia and crimePolice hiring and selection processesCommunity perceptions of police
- Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, Criminal Justice, June 2009
- B.S., Northern Kentucky University, Sociology, December 2001
Klahm, Charles, Benjamin Steiner, and Benjamin Meade. (2017). Assessing the Relationship Between Police Use of Force and Inmate Offending (rule violations). Crime & Delinquency, 63(3), 267-295.
Wu, Yuning, Charles Klahm, and Nada Atoui. (in press). Fear of Crime among Arab Americans in a Culture of Fear. Ethnic and Racial Studies.
Klahm, Charles and Rob Tillyer. (2015). Rethinking the measurement of officer experience and its role in traffic stop searches. Police Quarterly, 18(4), 343-367.
Donovan, Kathleen and Charles Klahm (2015). The Role of Entertainment Media in Perceptions of Police Use of Force. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 42(12), 1261-1281.
CRJ 3800, Criminological Theories, Fall 2020
CRJ 7860, Research Methods in Criminal Justice, Fall 2020
CRJ 1010, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Fall 2019
CRJ 3200, Policing and Society, Winter 2020
CRJ 7230, Policing and Society, Winter 2020